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Having completed his articles with the firm, Robbie has returned as an associate. He is building a practice in the regulatory group, with a focus on privacy and data protection. He frequently assists in drafting and reviewing privacy policies, responding to data breaches, and advising on the privacy law dimension of business practices and transactions.

At law school, Robbie enjoyed volunteering and working at the faculty’s legal clinic, Downtown Legal Services, in the Housing Law division. He also enjoyed writing articles for the student newspaper, Ultra Vires, and performing in the Law Follies sketch comedy show.


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Education & Admissions

2021
Called to the Ontario bar
2020
JDUniversity of Toronto
2015
BA, Philosophy and DramaUniversity of Toronto

Insights by Robbie Grant (6 Posts)

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Privacy Implications of an Open Banking System in Canada

Canada’s Advisory Committee on Open Banking's final report- the privacy and data security implications of an open banking system in Canada.

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Oct 12, 2021
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Alberta Recognizes Privacy Tort of Public Disclosure of Private Facts

The Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench recognized the tort of public disclosure of private facts for the first time; In deciding the recognize the tort...

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Sep 27, 2021
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No Damages for Minor Stress and Inconvenience: Quebec Court Dismisses Data Breach Class Action

In March, the Québec Superior Court released a rare decision in which it dismissed a privacy class action on the merits.

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Jun 9, 2021
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CSA Propose Changes to Registration Information, Outside Activities and Reporting Requirements as part of Reduction of Regulatory Burden Initiative

February 4, 2021 - the Canadian Securities Administrators have proposed amendments to the registration information provided by registered individuals and firms.

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Feb 17, 2021
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Another Leap Forward for Canadian Privacy Laws

The Digital Charter Implementation Act, 2020 received its first reading in the House of Commons. If passed, the Act will radically change Canadian Privacy Law.

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Nov 19, 2020
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A Call to Action on Open Banking

On June 19, 2019, the Standing Senate Committee on Banking, Trade and Commerce (“the Committee”) published a report on open banking entitled Open Banking

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Jul 3, 2019